Scott Horton Interviews Gareth Porter
Gareth Porter, independent historian and journalist for Inter Press Service News Agency, discusses the connection between PNAC and the U.S. empire of bases, how beltway foreign policy advisers changed Obama’s antiwar rhetoric, the rumors of a U.S.-sponsored Iraqi coup d’etat to replace Nouri al-Maliki and the tendency of empires to enter costly military quagmires that bring their downfall.
MP3 here. (28:13)
Gareth Porter’s articles appear on the Huffington Post, Inter Press Service News Agency and on Antiwar.com.